Macbeth.Act 4th, Scene 1st.
Published by John Kendrick, 54 Leicester Sq.e February 1st 1831.
Rare mezzotint, platemark 220 x 270mm (8¾ x 10½"). Foxing. Large margins.
The witches in Shakespeare's 'Macbeth' conjure up a procession (background) for Macbeth (right) to see, with disbelief, the lineage of kings that his kinsman Banquo will father. After James Henry Nixon (1802-57), pupil of John Martin (whose influence is evident in this print) and painter of historical and literary subjects.
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